We are the ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball

Written by: K. Nelson

An amazingly gorgeous book based on an awesome time in sports. The beautiful oil paintings that Kadir Nelson created for this book compliment the men who inspired his art and put baseball in the hearts of many. The courage and persistence these men had created a place in sports that will never be denied again. They made the sport what it is – incredible.


BBC’s interview with the author

Lesson plans and more

Citation & Textbook Assignment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s